Unruly Music Fall 2011 Festival to Run 10/27-29


Unruly Music explores contemporary trends in chamber music, improvisation, electronic sound, and multimedia, spanning a wide variety of genres and styles. Directed by composer Christopher Burns, Unruly Music is a co-production of the Peck School of the Arts at UWM and the Marcus Center for the Performing Arts.


October 27th-29th, 2011
All concerts at 7:30 pm
Marcus Center - Vogel Hall

Thursday, October 27: Music by Milwaukee artists making innovative use of technology in live performance. David Collins and Kevin Schlei integrate multitouch control devices, networking, and animation into their joyous grooves; "Fieldwork," with Christopher Burns and Amanda Schoofs, pushes electric guitar and voice into new sonic territory.

Friday, October 28: RenownEd English musician John Butcher presents an evening of improvisations for solo saxophone. Butcher is celebrated for his distinctive approaches to timbre, gesture, and musical time - this is an extraordinarily rare opportunity to hear him perform live in Milwaukee.

Saturday, October 29: Chicago ensemble Dal Niente opens their Unruly Music residency with an evening of chamber music for clarinet, saxophone, violin, cello, percussion and piano, in a program combining 20th-century classics by Anton Webern, Iannis Xenakis, and Giacinto Scelsi with new works by Aaron Einbond and Edgar Guzman.

Unruly Music is supported by WMSE 91.7 FM.


Tickets are available from the Marcus Center box office (414) 273-7206 and Peck School of the Arts box office (414) 229-4308.

$12 general / $10 seniors & UWM faculty, staff & alumni / $8 students

Click Here To Order Tickets Online Thru The Marcus Center Box Office


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